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Letter: Claims of rigged elections have a negative impact

Response to Nov. 5 front-page Roswell Daily Record headline, “NM GOP sues to halt absentee voting in Las Cruces”: There they go again. The Republican...

Letter: House Republicans are pounding the table

An old legal adage reads: When the facts are on your side, argue the facts. When the law is on your side, argue the...

Letter: Have an issue with great-grandfather? Take it up with him

I shouldn’t have been surprised to read on the internet that a teacher at Rockingham Middle School in North Carolina (in 2017) ordered some...

Letter: Seeing the Constitution, Democrats, news agencies as ‘witches’

So, Trump views himself as the victim of the greatest witch hunt in American history even though he, his chief of staff, his personal...

Letter: GOP should focus on winning over more voters

I read the article “NM GOP sues to halt absentee voting in Las Cruces” in the Nov. 5 paper. I remember — do you? —...

Letter: The view is great, but the math is … questionable

The Seattle, Washington public schools’ Ethnic Studies Advisory Committee has issued a statement to the effect that mathematics is oppressive and racist. As a...

Letter writer: Anyone should be able to use any word

The Democrats were outraged when President Trump referred to congressional actions as a ‘lynching.’ The fact is five Democrat congressman, including Kerry and Biden,...

Letter: Same day voter registration still available

If you didn’t know, there’s an election coming up on Tuesday, Nov. 5. New Mexicans will head to the polls on that day to...

Tic Tacs a good choice for Halloween

Halloween is still a few days away, but there are signs all around of the ghoulish and ghastly night that lies ahead. Those early...

Letter: Dems seem to suggest, ‘It’s our liberal agenda, Stupid’

We hear again of a possible impeachment of President Trump. Let us examine some facts. We find (According to research done online) that in 2016, the...

Letter: The Democrats want to ‘Lock God in church’

A friend says he’ll vote for the Democrat who’ll cut taxes. We laugh because they don’t and won’t, and after watching the presidential debates,...

Letter: Stranded motorists grateful for aid

We would like to share a beautiful, heart-warming experience that we had while visiting your quaint town of Roswell. Our car battery went dead and...

Letter: Orchestra adds to ‘quality of life’ in Roswell

Jim Manatt, president, Roswell Symphony Orchestra, his board of directors and staff are all to be congratulated on an outstanding performance Saturday night at...

People will always value real information

For many who grew up prior to widespread availability of the internet, it’s difficult to imagine a life that doesn’t involve reading long-form pieces...

Letter: Attitudes an obstacle to stopping pollution

I applaud the recent (column) by Ms. Kaitlyn Ware for Millennial Voices, and agree that unless the pollution of our planet is stopped soon,...

UFO polling reveals Americans’ views

I’ve been preoccupied over the past couple of weeks by some recently released polling data, though not the kind you might think. I enjoy prognostications...

Letter: Good time had by all at ‘Sweepstakes Murder Mystery’

Last weekend, those of us who attended the locally produced play “Sweepstakes Murder Mystery” held at the UFO Museum enjoyed two evenings of wonderful...

Letter: Farm Bill benefits New Mexico’s algae farmers

The Farm Bill of 2019-2023 has placed algae among the nation’s top priorities for new crop deployment and provides support for the development of...

Letter: New Mexico GOP wrong about Mathys’ statement

Even when attacking one of its own, the New Mexico GOP gets things wrong. In Roswell Daily Record, Oct. 1, it is reported that...

Census planning efforts underway

The prospect of counting every person in a country as expansive as ours might seem, especially in the planning stages, like an earth-to-the-moon endeavor....

Letter: Another idea for ‘Banned Books Week’

Considering that Sept. 22 began Banned Books Week, perhaps our public library should hand out copies of “The Bible” and “The Ten Commandments,” both...

Air Center planning should be inclusive

The Daily Record has devoted a good deal of paper and ink, for some time, to coverage of matters related to the Roswell Air...

Letter: Thanks to the Sertoma Club for their support

On behalf of the girls USSSA 12U traveling team, HITS/Stas, I am writing to publicly thank all the sponsors that have supported us in...

Letter: Thanks for caring on Day of Caring

The Roswell Literacy Council would like to extend a special thanks to Sherry Mumford, United Way executive director, and Mike McLeod, community relations manager...

Letter: Another reader disappointed by concert’s cancellation

In a brief Roswell Daily Record article, it was disclosed the Roswell Symphony Orchestra spokesman stated the free Labor Day concert was being cancelled,...

Letter: Resident disappointed in concert’s cancellation

I just found out there would be no concert in the park this Labor Day. I am wondering why this would be canceled? In...

Letter: Property owners paying for sidewalk damage would be a ‘bitter pill’

I was glad to read that our city attorney Aaron Holloman, whose duty is to safeguard the interests of the city, sided with the...

Letter: Debate starts to feel like a ‘playground argument’

A letter in the Aug. 23 Roswell Daily Record reads, “... a statement considered common knowledge does not require a citation.” He has previously...

Reader: Shelter pet represents plight of ‘elder dogs’

He’s white with short hair and big like Marmaduke with long boney legs and you can count every rib. He has a big head...

Letter: Reader advocates life sentences for BP, ICE chiefs

I am absolutely horrified at what is happening on our borders. Here’s what I would like to see happen there: Border Patrol Director Mark...

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